Senior Planning Officer (Economist) Job Placement – Mountains of the Moon University

Job Title:       Senior Planning Officer (Economist)
Organization: Mountains of
the Moon University
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports To: Secretary
MMU Transition Taskforce {TIE}
Job Salary:
About US:
Mountains of
the Moon University was established as a private chartered university under the
Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act of 2001 to provide quality
teaching and learning that is relevant and competitive; offer courses that
address the needs of the local, national and international community; promote
research for the social- economic and political development of the country; and
engage in activities for self- sustainability. The Ministry of Education and
Sports appointed a Taskforce to manage the Transition of MMU from Private to
Public University for the next two years.
Job summary: The Senior Planning
Officer will manage and coordinate the development, implementation, evaluation,
and improvement of University-wide planning, investment and resource
mobilization processes.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Provide technical support to the units in
preparation and production of university plans.
Supervise the preparation and dissemination of
performance standards and indicator for the university to users.
Participate in formulating, developing,
coordinating the university development plans and budgets.
Coordinate, monitor and evaluate performance of
the university development plans, programs and projects
Oversee the Development and maintenance of an
updated databank.

Qualifications, Skills and
The ideal candidate must hold Master ‘s degree
in either Economic Policy and Planning or Master’s in Economics
A minimum of 8 years relevant working
experience, 4 of which must have been at senior management level in a public
Demonstrated applied quantitative research,
survey designs, statistical modeling, problem solving, critical and strategic
Excellent presentation and communication skills
A team player with good interpersonal relations.
How to
All Qualified candidates must submit the following:
Five copies of hand-written application letter
An up to date and detailed CV including contacts
of 3 credible referees
Copies of academic qualifications! credentials
A copy of a valid Identity Card or Driving
License or Pass port
Any other relevant document to support the
Application clearly indicating the position applied for on the top
right-hand corner of the envelop delivered to:
The Secretary MMU Transition TasKforce
P. O. Box 837,
Fort Portal, Uganda.
Tel +256 483 660 338
Deadline: Friday 29th November
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